Dr. Pierre-Alain SCHIEB
Counsellor, Head of Futures Projects, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Paris
In charge of the International Futures Network, and Head of OECD Futures Projects, such as the project on Risk Management Policies in Selected OECD Countries; The Bioeconomy in 2030: A Policy Agenda and follow-up work planned for Global Infrastructure Needs. Further to recommendations arising from a two year Futures Project, Dr. Schieb is also in charge of the OECD Forum on Space Economics and preparing the ground for new Projects on Future Global Shocks. The aim of the Futures Programme is to help decision-makers in government and business identify and evaluate the strategic challenges of a rapidly changing world economy within a long-term perspective.
Before joining the OECD in 1994, Dr. Schieb was formerly Executive Vice-President of International Business of one France s major retailing groups; Dean of a graduate school of business in France; and holds an Associate-Professorship at the University of Paris Dauphine. Co-founder of a high-tech start-up company in the early 1980s and involved in venture capital initiatives, Dr. Schieb was also a consultant to numerous French and US companies in the field of alliances, industrial cooperation, licensing, corporate and marketing strategies. He has also published many articles in the field of international management, risk management, marketing and corporate strategy.